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The Resource Medical care at the end of life : a Catholic perspective, David F. Kelly

Medical care at the end of life : a Catholic perspective, David F. Kelly

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Medical care at the end of life : a Catholic perspective
Title
Medical care at the end of life
Title remainder
a Catholic perspective
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David F. Kelly
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Language
eng
Summary
For over thirty years, David F. Kelly has worked with medical practitioners, students, families, and the sick and dying to confront the difficult and often painful issues that concern medical treatment at the end of life. In this short and practical book, Kelly shares his vast experience, providing a rich resource for thinking about life's most painful decisions. Kelly outlines eight major issues regarding end-of-life care as seen through the lens of the Catholic medical ethics tradition. He looks at the distinction between ordinary and extraordinary means; the difference between killing and a
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
Medical care at the end of life : a Catholic perspective, David F. Kelly
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Medical care at the end of life : a Catholic perspective, David F. Kelly
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2tt5gn
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-172) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ordinary and extraordinary means -- Killing and allowing to die -- Decisions by competent patients -- Decisions for incompetent patients -- Advance directives -- Hydration and nutrition -- Physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia -- Medical futility
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1 online resource (xi, 180 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435631960
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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